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Teen travel: Easter in Dublin

With the Easter bank holiday providing a rare chance of an extended weekend, it seemed only right to get away for some sightseeing to Dublin.

I decided to arrange a visit to Dublin for my teenage sister and I. With it being Easter the usual attractions such as Guinness Factory and the Jamesons Distillery were closed (no alcohol is served anywhere on Good Friday). Continue reading Teen travel: Easter in Dublin

Best Western Academy Plaza, Dublin, Ireland

For a recent stay in Dublin, I needed somewhere close to the main shopping areas but affordable and offering a safe and quiet location to stay with my younger sister. After some research I decided upon the Best Western Academy Plaza located just off Upper O’Connell Street. As we had an early flight, I wanted to ensure that we had somewhere to store our luggage allowing us to get stuck into our sightseeing. Following an email and a ‘Tweet’ courtesy of Twitter, this was arranged as a much welcomed add-on for our stay. Continue reading Best Western Academy Plaza, Dublin, Ireland